Mako Steel Blog

Financing Self-Storage in a 'Recovering' Economy: Loan Options and Low Interest Rates

Posted by Ghia Nellis on Mon, Jun 27, 2011 @ 02:00 PM

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Financing for Self-Storage Owners: CMBS Lending Is Back

Posted by Ghia Nellis on Mon, Jun 20, 2011 @ 02:41 PM

The CMBS (commercial mortgage-backed securities) bond market is back. After slowly returning to life in 2010, the capital markets appear to be in full recovery mode, with more than 20 active conduit lenders. Recent transactions provide evidence that this capital is readily flowing to and having an impact on the self-storage lending market.

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Banks Loosen Purse Strings

Posted by Angie Guerin on Mon, Jan 17, 2011 @ 08:36 AM

U.S. banks are expanding their loans to consumers for the first time since the credit crisis erupted, as lending standards begin to loosen and demand for new loans edges higher.

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Self Storage, Mini Storage Now Eligible for SBA

Posted by Angie Guerin on Fri, Oct 29, 2010 @ 10:21 AM

SBA loan guidelines were changed recently to allow self storage/mini storage or mini warehouse businesses as an eligible business type.

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